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  1. Texas trying revamped sex offender treatment programRead the original story

    May 30, 2016 | KCBD-TV Lubbock

    Many of Texas' most violent sex offenders have been housed for months in a former prison in rural West Texas, and the head of the state agency that oversees the overhauled program believes it will lead to successful rehabilitations. Texas Civil Commitment Office executive director Marsha McLane says the new program in Littlefield is more intensive and therapeutic in nature.

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  2. First Alert Weather Day Sunday: Severe Storm Threat ReturnsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 28, 2016 | KCBD-TV Lubbock

    The First Alert Forecast Team has designated Sunday as a First Alert Weather Day across the South Plains viewing area. Everyone has a risk for severe thunderstorms Sunday afternoon and Sunday night.

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  3. 3 sentenced in West Texas construction bribery schemeRead the original story

    May 28, 2016 | KCBD-TV Lubbock

    Three people have been sentenced for their roles in a scheme in which bribes were paid to steer construction projects at a West Texas military base to one company. James Tuskan was sentenced to 15 months in prison by a federal judge in El Paso on Friday.

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  4. Former soldier gets probation for DWI deaths of 2 workersRead the original story

    May 28, 2016 | KCBD-TV Lubbock

    A former West Texas soldier has been sentenced to 10 years of probation after being convicted of killing two workers at a construction site while driving drunk. Jan Michael Nieves Delgado was found guilty of two counts of manslaughter for the 2014 deaths of 54-year-old Jimmy Joe Broadstreet and 39-year-old James Green.

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  5. West Texas Salute to Veterans kicks off Memorial Day weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2016 | KCBD-TV Lubbock

    The City of Lubbock Veterans Advisory Committee and Lubbock National Bank along with several sponsors including KCBD NewsChannel 11, are hosting a veterans and military appreciation day. The goal of this day is to provide fellowship for military service members, veterans and their families as we show our gratitude for their role in protecting our freedoms and our way of life.

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  6. Dr. Steven Presley, TTURead the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2016 | KCBD-TV Lubbock

    Steven M. Presley, a professor of environmental toxicology at Texas Tech University, testified about his work related to the Zika virus in front of the U.S. House of Representatives Committee on Science, Space and Technology this morning in Washington, D.C. Presley's testimony at the hearing, "Science of Zika: The DNA of an Epidemic" was streamed o n YouTube. He was joined on the panel by experts from the University of Arizona, Harvard and Oxitec, an insect control company.

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  7. Noon Notebook 5/24: West Texas Salute to VeteransRead the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2016 | KCBD-TV Lubbock

    The City of Lubbock Veterans Advisory Committee and Lubbock National Bank along with several sponsors including KCBD NewsChannel 11, are hosting a veterans and military appreciation day. The goal of this day of recognition is to provide fellowship free-of-charge for military service members, veterans and their families as we show our gratitude for their role in protecting our many freedoms and way of life.

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  8. TTU Lightning Research Group using weather balloons for researchRead the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2016 | KCBD-TV Lubbock

    One research group from Texas Tech followed the path of the weather Monday to study the lightening produced by these storms. It's something these Texas Tech atmospheric science students and their professor do anytime there is a potential for thunderstorms, as they work on a five-year project sponsored by the National Science Foundation.

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  9. First Alert Weather Day: Tornado Watch issued until 10 p.m.Read the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2016 | KCBD-TV Lubbock

    The National Weather Service Storm Prediction Center has issued a TORNADO WATCH for portions of West Texas that is in effect until 10 p.m. The TORNADO WATCH is in effect for Cottle, Crosby, Dickens, Floyd, Garza, Kent, King, Motley, Stonewall, Briscoe, Childress and Hall counties. The strongest storms will likely occur in the east to northeast areas, Crosby eastward into the Panhandle.

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  10. More severe weather expected in Texas after tornadoes, rainRead the original story

    May 23, 2016 | KCBD-TV Lubbock

    Storms that swept through rural parts of West Texas and the Panhandle brought heavy rain, hail and tornadoes. There were no immediate reports of widespread damage.

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  11. First Alert Weather: Severe Thunderstorm Warnings extended until 8 p.m.Read the original story w/Photo

    May 22, 2016 | KCBD-TV Lubbock

    The National Weather Service in Lubbock has issued a SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING for Garza, Crosby, Dickens and Kent counties until 8 p.m. If you're on a mobile device, click here to watch live or view other features in this story. The NWS says a few tornadoes are possible and widespread large hail is expected with isolated very large hail that could be up to four inches in diameter.

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  12. First Alert Weather Day: Severe Thunderstorm Warnings until 6 p.m.Read the original story w/Photo

    May 22, 2016 | KCBD-TV Lubbock

    The National Weather Service in Lubbock has issued a SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING for Northwestern Garza, Northeastern Lynn, Southwestern Crosby, Southeastern Lubbock Counties until 6 p.m. The NWS says a few tornadoes are possible and widespread large hail is expected with isolated very large hail that could be up to four inches in diameter. Pay close attention to weather conditions across West Texas today.

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  13. StormCast Severe Weather Risk Areas SundayRead the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2016 | KCBD-TV Lubbock

    Pay close attention to weather conditions across West Texas today. A very busy day is possible across our viewing area, especially in areas shaded in ORANGE including Lubbock and Plainview to Crosbyton, Floydada and Matador.

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  14. West Texas father accused of spanking son for missed goalRead the original story

    May 21, 2016 | KCBD-TV Lubbock

    A 31-year-old West Texas man faces a felony charge after allegedly spanking and leaving several welts on his 8-year-old son for missing a goal in a soccer match. The Odessa American reports that Carlos Jesus Vasquez of Odessa was charged with injury to a child after the boy's grandmother told police Wednesday that the boy's great-grandmother found several dark red welts on the boy's buttocks.

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  15. High school student turns project into community eventRead the original story w/Photo

    May 20, 2016 | KCBD-TV Lubbock

    "I was born here in the states, but I moved to India when I was eight and the moment I moved there, my mom wanted me to get involved in Indian dancing," said Ogale. "We both kind of heard that human trafficking was a huge problem in West Texas and since we are both from India, it's a great problem there too," Ogale said.

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  16. LCU baseball eliminates West Texas A&MRead the original story w/Photo

    May 20, 2016 | KCBD-TV Lubbock

    Two West Texas teams collided in Grand Junction Colorado as LCU and West Texas A&M played in a NCAA Division II South Central Regional game. Tied at 2 in the 8th, Junior Brandon Urquizo hit a two-run triple to give the Chaps the two-run lead.

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  17. Severe Weather returns to West Texas Saturday and SundayRead the original story w/Photo

    May 20, 2016 | KCBD-TV Lubbock

    The First Alert Forecast team has decided to designate Saturday and Sunday as FIRST ALERT WEATHER DAYS across the South Plains viewing area. We have been cool and wet the past few days thanks to a cold front that passed through the area a few days ago.

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  18. Texas pet store owner sues Delta Air Lines over dead lizardsRead the original story

    May 20, 2016 | KCBD-TV Lubbock

    A West Texas pet store owner has sued Delta Air Lines over the 2014 deaths of 10 sungazer lizards being transported from South Africa. The Lubbock Avalanche-Journal reported Friday that Ryan Blakley, of Wild Ryno Inc. seeks up to $100,000 in damages.

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  19. West Texas athletes sign letters of intent on FridayRead the original story w/Photo

    May 19, 2016 | KCBD-TV Lubbock

    Texas Tech sophomore Tanner Gardner was named Friday a semifinalist for the Gregg Olson Award that is presented annually to college baseball's breakout player of the year. Texas Tech sophomore Tanner Gardner was named Friday a semifinalist for the Gregg Olson Award that is presented annually to college baseball's breakout player of the year.

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  20. Pest companies see spike in termite callsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 19, 2016 | KCBD-TV Lubbock

    Tim Gafford is president of Gafford Pest Control and says there is a large concentration of termites in this part of the state and the moisture launches them into the mating season. He says they used a Termidor for today's home, a high precision injection system that shoots chemical down through the ground around the home, interrupting termite pathways into the house.

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